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To transform nursing care by promoting, at all levels of nursing education (undergraduate, graduate, and continuing ed.), the best strategies for nursing education available today, and by developing, evaluating, and promoting new and innovative strategies for the future of nursing education. This mission will be achieved through partnerships with professionals from various health and academic institutions at the local, national and international levels. 


  • Maintain a strong, distinctive, and ongoing research program in nursing education that includes sharing knowledge 
  • Disseminate systematic reviews of the literature, theoretical models, and evaluation tools 
  • Prepare the next generation of nurse educators and researchers in nursing education 
  • Promote evidence-based nursing education while incorporating educational best-practices 
  • Provide educative consulting services for continuing education